For his heart was in his work, and the heart giveth grace unto every art.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
You can’t do anything about anything you can’t do anything about.
Mental pain is less dramatic than physical pain, but it is more common and also more hard to bear. The frequent attempt to conceal mental pain increases the burden: it is easier to say ‘My tooth is aching’ than to say ‘My heart is broken.’
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.